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** Artsy Fartsy Is Up ** Be sure to check out the Street Fair page  (Strollin’ Down the Avenue), Outdoor Movie Page (Seeing Stars), Outdoor Concerts (I Hear A Song), Kids Activities (Lads and Lassies), and updated Thee-Ay-Tuh page at the top of this screen.** Lots more to come…!! 

MUSEUMS/ART/GALLERIES

 America Through a Chinese Lens 

Photography of American life identifying the varied ways in which the Chinese have used the camera to see this country.

Through Sept 10

**FREE** Thursday from 11 am – 9 pm

Museum of Chinese in America
215 Centre Street -between Howard and Grand Streets
http://www.mocanyc.org/
Tel: 212-619-4785

 Directions:
Subway
N, R, Q, J, Z, and 6 trains to Canal Street
Bus
M9, M15, M103

CONCERTS/MUSIC

Put on Your Calendar For Tomorrow:

GMA Summer Concert Series: The Beach Boys 

With more than two dozen Top 40 hits including “Surfin’ Safari”, “Surfin’ USA”, “Surfer Girl”, “Little Deuce Coupe”, “Be True to Your School”, “In My Room”, “Fun, Fun, Fun”, “I Get Around”, “Dance Dance Dance”, “Help Me Rhonda” and “California Girls”, the Beach Boys are out touring for their new album “That’s Why God Made The Radio”

Summerstage Central Park: 69th St at 5th Ave, Rumsey Field

NBC Today Show: Justin Bieber 

Best known for his worldwide top ten hit “Baby”, this pop sensation has a new  album “Believe”, with collaborations by Drake (Right Here) and Nicki Minaj (Beauty and A Beat) due out next week.  

 Rockefeller Plaza- 49th St between 5th and 6th Ave


KIDS/TEENS

Sign the Kids Up: Summer Intensive Flamenco Latino Dance Classes, July 9-27

Pasodoble with castanets, Ballet, Tanguillo with sombrero cordobes, Alegrías, Sevillanas

$150.00 per student
$125.00 if paid in full by June 20

Flamenco Latino
244-250 W 54th St, Ste 404
Between Broadway and 8th Ave
Telephone: 212-399-8519
http://www.flamencolatino.com/class/childsummercamp.shtml

DANCE/THEATER

Put on Your Calendar for Saturday June 16: 31st Annual Bloomsday on Broadway

In celebration of James Joyce’s Ulysses, which is comprised of 18 episodes that highlight a different organ of the human body and a different art, the complete “Sirens” and “Penelope” portions will be read in their entirety  accompanied by music and song. 

Begins at 7pm and ends after midnight. Tickets are $25

Click link for tickets: http://www.symphonyspace.org/event/7093-31st-annual-bloomsday-on-broadway

Symphony Space
2537 Broadway at 95th Street
Tel: 212-864-5400

Directions:
Subway
1, 2, 3 to 96th St
Bus
M104, M 96

X’TRAS/THINGS TO DO

Poetry From the Rooftops Presents: Dan Beachy-Quick, Harmony Holiday & Eileen Myles **FREE**

-Works by Dan Beachy-Quick: Hariot’s Round, Heroisms 4,5, Portrait, This Nest, Swift Passerine

-Works by Harmony Holiday: B-Sides From My Idol Tryouts

-Works by Eileen Myles: Choke, Fifty-Three, Joan, Leo Said

Central Park Arsenal, 6:30pm
64th St and 5th Ave

Directions:
Subway
N, Q, R to 5th Avenue/59th St
Bus
M1, M2, M3, M4

Special Thank You: Header Photograph Courtesy of Wendy Horwitz